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Verb type: 1


  1. (transitive) to make (sb/sth) swim
  2. (transitive) to dip
  3. (transitive, forestry) to transport (timber) by floating along bodies of water; drive logs
  4. (transitive, dialectal, South Ostrobothnia, Middle Ostrobothnia) To overflow or spill liquid at an unintended spot of a container, typically at the edges of a spout
    Katto nyt, kun se sun kannus uittaa!
    Look out, that jug is spilling [while you're pouring the liquid from it]!
    Mahtaako tämä kannu uittaa paljon kaataessa?
    Will this jug spill a lot when you pour from it?


Indicative Conjugations

The present, imperfect, perfect, and pluperfect (past perfect) tenses in English correspond to "speaks", "spoke", "has spoken", and "had spoken".

Present tense conjugation chart

Past tense conjugation chart

Perfect tense conjugation chart

Pluperfect tense conjugation chart

Conditional Conjugations

The conditional present and perfect moods in English typically correspond to "would" and "would have".

Present tense conjugation chart

Perfect tense conjugation chart